David B. Kanstoroom
David has focused his practice on real estate settlements for more than 18 years and has performed over 15,000 settlements. His strengths and efforts are combined to bring exceptional skill to conducting residential and commercial settlements.
Claudia M. Vitale
Claudia has more than 14 years of legal experience. She began her career practicing family law with the Maryland Legal Aid Bureau. She later went on to join the largest family law firm in Maryland, where she handled complex domestic litigation cases involving support and property distribution issues. In 2005, Claudia decided to focus on real estate law exclusively. Since then, she has conducted thousands of real estate settlements.
With nearly 20 years of experience as a mortgage banker and title attorney, Marty began his legal career with Ridgway and Griffin in Rockville, Maryland. Rising to the rank of partner and subsequent co-owner of the firm’s title company, Universal Settlements LLC, he conducted thousands of settlements. His contribution to Universal was instrumental in the firm’s growth and eventual sale to First American Title Insurance Company where Marty assumed the role of Regional Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Direct Operations Manager.
A. Benjamin Horton
Benjamin brings 15 years of legal experience as both a civil litigator and real estate title attorney to the KVS Title team. Benjamin focuses his real estate title practice in Montgomery and Prince George's Counties, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. He has been an active participant in all aspects of the title industry since 2005, and has lectured and instructed clients, Realtors, business owners, and the like, on issues ranging from premises liability, including sports venues, risk exposure, fair housing, foreclosures, bankruptcy, legislative issues as they relate to real property, agency, and more. Benjamin's lectures have included the majority of real estate educational courses approved by the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia.
Grover ("Danny") G. Cantwell III
For the past 10 years, Danny has focused his practice on real estate transactions. With 8,000 settlements under his belt, he brings exceptional skill and experience to the settlement table. Prior to joining KVS Title, Danny was an owner and served as settlement attorney for Counselors Title in Gaithersburg, Maryland and managing attorney of the Rockville Office for Universal Settlements. Danny has taught contracts and agency at hundreds of continuing real estate education courses to thousands of real estate professionals.
David P. Roche
Dave is the newest member to join KVS Title. He has been serving the DC Metro real estate community as an attorney for more than seven years. His areas of expertise consist of commercial and residential real estate transactions, foreclosures and matters concerning complex title issues.
Alan D. Titus, Of Counsel
Alan focuses his practice on commercial and tax matters, including corporate transactions, corporate counseling, fiduciary services, estate planning, and probate administration.